Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 20:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 20, 2012 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.34 meters/second, 1578.0 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 33.3"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 19.2"||980.39 mi||west||0° 08' 53.8"||10.20 mi||north||980.14 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 58.3"||728.58 mi||east||3° 16' 23.0"||225.05 mi||north||757.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Los Angeles *||Fri 1:26 PM||2751 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Fri 10:26 AM||2787 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| WNW|
|Hermosillo||Fri 1:26 PM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 1:26 PM||2919 km||1814 miles||1576 nm|| NNE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 10:26 AM||2957 km||1838 miles||1597 nm|| WSW|
|Phoenix||Fri 1:26 PM||3089 km||1919 miles||1668 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 1:26 PM||3107 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Fri 3:26 PM||3679 km||2286 miles||1987 nm|| ENE|
|Salt Lake City *||Fri 2:26 PM||3686 km||2291 miles||1990 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Fri 10:26 AM||3854 km||2394 miles||2081 nm|| SSW|
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